Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelensky has denied Moscow’s declare that his nation tried to assassinate Russian chief Vladimir Putin after Russia stated two drones have been shot down over the Kremlin.
Russia said Wednesday, Could 3 it had shot down two drones focusing on Putin’s Kremlin residence in what it known as a Ukrainian “terrorist” assassination try.
“The units have been put out of motion,” a Kremlin assertion stated.
Moscow stated Putin was not damage and there have been no casualties. The Kremlin additionally stated it reserve the precise to retaliate.
However Zelensky has denied the claims by Moscow saying they solely work to liberate their territories.
“We did not assault Putin […] We struggle on our territory, we’re defending our villages and cities,” Zelensky advised reporters at a press convention with Nordic leaders in Helsinki.
“We don’t assault Putin or Moscow. We don’t have sufficient weapons for this,” he added.
Requested about why Moscow would accuse Kyiv, Zelensky replied, “Russia has no victories.”
“He (Putin) can now not inspire his society and he can now not ship his navy to die for nothing,” he stated.
The Ukrainian chief on Wednesday Could 3, participated in a summit in Helsinki gathering the leaders of the 5 Nordic nations.
Zelensky reaffirmed that Ukraine goals to develop into a member of NATO, whereas the Nordic NATO members issued an announcement declaring they might “proceed to help Ukraine on its path in the direction of future membership.”
“Ukraine is already a de facto member of NATO and we are literally cooperating for the sake of widespread defence,” Zelensky stated.